Four teams, Duke, five, Connecticut and North Carolina, four each, and Kentucky, three, have won a total of 16 titles in the past 30 years. Once again as in other basketball maps, the eastern half of the country is dominating the sport. Kansas will be facing Villanova, and Michigan will be facing newcomer Loyola Chicago
Northwest Missouri State University’s Department of Fine and Performing Arts will present the musical version of a hit movie, “Footloose: The Musical,” April 5-7 at the Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts. “Footloose” is the story of a young man who knows exactly who he is and is on a mission to help the
Mark and Traci Kennedy, Columbia, announce the birth of a daughter, Claire Rose, born February 24, 2018, at MU Women’s and Children’s Hospital-Columbia. She weighed six pounds and 15 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Pat and Teri Harr, Maryville. Paternal grandparents are Tom and Mary Wardyn, Bayard, IA, and the late Denny Kennedy.
Ezra Loren Wood, 93, Conception Jct., died Sunday, March 25, 2018, at his home. Due to his request, there will be no visitation or service. Online condolences may be left at pricefuneralhomemaryville.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Price Funeral Home.
Michael R. Murphy, 77, Barnard, died Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at his home. Mr. Murphy’s body has been cremated under the direction of Price Funeral Home, Maryville. A visitation was held Friday, March 23 at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at pricefuneralhomemaryville.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Price Funeral Home, Maryville.
Sr. Mary Matthias Igoe, 95, died Friday, March 23, 2018, at Our Lady of Rickenbach Benedictine Convent of Perpetual Adoration, Clyde. Mass of Christian burial was held Monday, March 26 at the Monastery Chapel, Clyde, with burial in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at pricefuneralhomemaryville.com Arrangements were under the direction of Price
Willetta Katherine Geagley, 97, Maryville, died Thursday, March 22, 2018, at Nodaway Nursing Home, Maryville. Mrs. Geagley’s body was cremated under the direction of the Bram Funeral Home, Maryville. Memorial graveside services were Monday, March 26 at Fairview Cemetery, Bedford, IA. Memorials are suggested to the New Nodaway Humane Society, Maryville. Online condolences may be
Alan Leon Mace, 57, Skidmore, died Wednesday, February 21, 2018, in Maryville. Mr. Mace’s body has been cremated under the direction of Rupp Funeral Home, St. Joseph.
The Maryville City Council approved the rezoning of three properties along East First Street during its regular meeting on March 26. The properties owned by Laura Street Baptist Church, located at 1012, 1016 and 1020 East First Street, are currently zoned as R-4 multi-family residential. It was approved to change the zoning to C-3 commercial,
The Nodaway County Ambulance Board approved the purchase of a portable shelter during its regular meeting March 14. The 20-foot by 20-foot shelter will be purchased from Zumro Shelters, Pompano Beach, FL, for $22,004. Insurance adjusted the amount it will give the district to $21,504. The district had a $500 deductible. Unit 139 had an